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To the long list of reasons that make abusing heroin so dangerous, add this: acetyl fentanyl. According to a recently published study in the Annals of Emergency Medicine, acetyl fentanyl is a “quasi-legal” synthetic opiate often mixed with heroin sold …

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While heroin abuse isn’t necessarily a problem here at SUNY Purchase, the state college’s police officers are getting a powerful tool to combat overdoses caused by the drug. The school is among 12 state campuses on the receiving end of …

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*The following article was written by John Siniff of USA Today who was recently a victim of a distracted driver accident. His article brings home the need to speak to our kids about using cellphones while driving as well as …

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A close look at the under-25 age group shows cognitive decline, poor attention and memory and decreased IQ among those who regularly smoke pot — defined as at least once a week. WASHINGTON — Teenagers and young adults who frequently …

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Two full-page color ads for separate marijuana-related organizations appeared in the front section of The New York Times over the weekend. The ads come one week after the Times editorial board called for the U.S. government to repeal its prohibition …

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This article appeared today on the drugfree.org website and was written by Josie Feliz ~ Dangerous Trends Reinforce Need for Tighter Regulation of “Fitness Products” ~ July 22nd, 2014  New, nationally projectable survey results released today by the Partnership for …

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The following article appeared recently on the drugfreeactionalliance.org website and talks about a new form of an age old drug most of us use – caffeine. However now it comes in a powdered form which can cause a host of …

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This article appeared today in USA Today and examines the problem of excessive drinking in our society as a whole.  Teens look to parents & adults to model their behavior, so be a responsible drinker. One in 10 deaths among …

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Urban Outfitters is at it again when it comes to stirring up controversy. This time, the Philadelphia-based retailer is coming under fire for giving away promotional pens shaped like hypodermic needles in its newest flagship in New York. The hipster-friendly retailer recently opened …

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ALBANY – New York is poised to legalize medical marijuana in non-smokeable forms for patients with serious illnesses. Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders announced Thursday an agreement that would allow doctors to prescribe marijuana to those with diseases or disorders …

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